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Summers Shine (and registration begins)
at Reeves-Reed Arboretum!
165 Hobart Avenue
Summit, NJ 07901
Summit, NJ Capture the magic of nature this summer at the exciting and award-winning day camps at Reeves-Reed Arboretum. Whether your child is interested in nature, science, art, yoga or food, the Arboretum's Elephant Tree Camp has a fun offering just for them!
Kids will be able to choose from a vast selection of playful titles such as Insect Safari, Scaly and Slimy, Globe Trotters, Bird Bonanza, and Food Explosion Cooking Camp. Back by popular demand this summer, RRA will be teaming up with Bold Arts, LoYa Yoga, and life coach Deborah Munies to offer some incredible and unique choices to guarantee a summer of fun for everyone.
Elephant Tree Camp, under the guidance of Jackie Kondel, RRA's Director of Education and the RRA's team of Environmental Educators, is aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards, so your child will be learning and having fun at the same time! For those parents looking for a longer camp day, RRA will once again offer Arboretum Afternoons, a fun program of gardening, cooking, yoga and fabulous activities, with a different theme each day, created for children interested in attending a longer camp day.
Registration for this season's summer of fun begins on March 1 for the general public. Multi-camp discounts are available. For information on this summer's Elephant Tree Nature Camp, call 908-273-8787 x 1515 or log on to www.reeves-reedarboretum.org.
So don't miss out on the fun, and learn why each year the kids tell us this is by far, their favorite camp!
About Reeves-Reed Arboretum: Celebrating over 40 years as an historic public garden, education resource, and non-profit conservancy, Reeves-Reed Arboretum engages, educates and enriches the public through horticulture and environmental education, and the care and utilization of the gardens and estate. Open 7 days a week, the Arboretum is listed on both the National and New Jersey State Historic Registers. Funding for RRA has been made possible in part by the NJ Historical Commission, a division of the Department of State, through a grant administered by the Union County Office of Cultural & Heritage Affairs, Dept. of Parks & Community Renewal.
Reeves-Reed Arboretum – a place to grow....for everyone!